Eric Fleming

Eric Fleming
1925 - 1966

Eric Fleming  American Actor


Eric Fleming passed away on 28th Sep 1966 aged 41. His last relationship was when Eric Fleming and Kipp Hamilton dated for 1 year after getting together in 1958.


Eric Fleming was in relationships with Kipp Hamilton (1958 - 1959) and Ruta Lee.


Eric Fleming is a 41 year old American Actor. Born Edward Heddy on 4th July, 1925 in Santa Paula, California, USA, he is famous for Gil Favor on Rawhide in a career that spans 1944–1966. His zodiac sign is Cancer.

Eric Fleming is a member of the following lists: People from Santa Paula, California, Western (genre) television actors and Male actors from California.


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Confirmed Relationships2
Longest Relationship12 mths
Shortest Relationship12 mths
Average Relationship Length6 mths
First Name Eric
Last Name Fleming
Full Name at Birth Edward Heddy
Age 41 (age at death) years
Birthday 4th July, 1925
Birthplace Santa Paula, California, USA
Died 28th September, 1966
Place of Death Peru
Cause of Death Accidental drowning, location shoot
Height 6' 3" (191 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Gil Favor on Rawhide
Year(s) Active 1944–1966

Eric Fleming (born Edward Heddy, Jr.; July 4, 1925 – September 28, 1966) was an American actor, known primarily for his role as Gil Favor in the long-running CBS television series Rawhide.

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Eric Fleming41 CancerActor
Kipp Hamilton46 LeoActress
Ruta Lee80 GeminiActress


Off to See the Wizard1967TV Show
The Glass Bottom Boat1966Edgar HillMovie
Curse of the Undead1959Preacher Dan YoungMovie
Bonanza1959Heber Clauson, Wes DunnTV Show
Rawhide1959Gil FavorTV Show
Queen of Outer Space1958Capt. Neal PattersonMovie
Flight1958TV Show
Suspicion1957TV Show
The Silent Service1957KirkpatrickTV Show
Fright1956Dr. James HamiltonMovie
Conquest of Space1955Capt. Barney MerrittMovie
The Phil Silvers Show1955Private Mike McLusty, USN Recruiting Chief, Rory MundaneTV Show
Secret File, U.S.A.1955German Sgt. - Car 775TV Show
Major Dell Conway of the Flying Tigers1951Major Dell Conway (April and May, 1951)TV Show
Cameo Theatre1950TV Show
Studio One in Hollywood1948Jace FarrowTV Show
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